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6 Feb 2016 (AFR) - Central banks must prepare for the worst - Get ready for extreme measures to head off the devastation of a depression

(6 February 2016, AFR, p14, by Martin Wolf)

‘What might central banks do if the next recession hit while interest rates were still far below pre-2008 levels? 55 more words

1.Market Observations

(What's Left of) Our Economy: Manufacturing Ends its Jobs Recession

Manufacturing ended its technical jobs recession in January, as the sector’s 29,000 employment increase represented the strongest monthly rise in more than a year. Most revisions were positive, but manufacturing’s year-on-year job gains (45,000) in January were still among the lowest in the last three and one half years. 797 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

Citi: World economy seems trapped in ‘death spiral’

By Katy Barnato

The global economy seems trapped in a “death spiral” that could lead to further weakness in oil prices, recession and a serious equity bear market, … 185 more words

Are We Recession Bound ?

Good Morning,

Recessions are a natural cycle of a country’s or economy financial life. Certainly not to be feared as they present opportunities but they are to be prepared for. 1,303 more words

US Economy

Concerning Growth

The bells of doom continue to toll, with headlines appearing in recent days about the forthcoming global recession (e.g. yesterday’s news wires, business TV channels… 864 more words


Is This China & USA's "Thelma & Louise" Moment?

By James Howard Kunstler

Source: Zero Hedge

Why would anybody suppose that the Peoples Bank of China might want to tell the truth about anything that was within their power to lie about? 673 more words